Old Dominion Freight Line

CDL Class A Container Division Driver

Requisition ID
Position Type
Regular Full-Time

Job Description

Old Dominion Freight Line is currently looking for a LineHaul Truck Driver to join our OD Family Culture. We need a Container Drayage Drivers (CDDs) to pick up and deliver inter-modal containers to and from customer locations to and from ocean ports and rail heads.  This can be within a local, regional, or national area. Communicate with dispatch or their managers any issues which would affect a delivery schedule.  This would include but not be limited to port/rail delays, traffic delays, mechanical failures, driver errors, etc.OD's LineHaul Drivers average annual pay is $98,000. OD's Container Drivers are critical members of our OD Family. They help to accurately deliver our customers freight and help keep our promises. 


Join the OD Family Today!


As a Full Time member of our Family, you are eligible to receive:

  • Health, Dental & Vision Benefits
  • Short Term & Long Term Disability
  • Flex Spending Accounts
  • 401(k) retirement Plan
  •  Wellness Program
  • Employee credit Union, Vacation & Holiday
  • “Birthday Holiday” who doesn’t love some extra attention on their Birthday?


  • CDDs are to follow instructions as identified by dispatch or their managers and supplied documentation.
  • Operate vehicle safely within DOT regulations that govern safe driving, hours of service, inspection, maintenance, and transportation of hazardous materials.
  • Follow instructions as identified by dispatch or their managers and supplied documentation.
  • Deliver containers in a safe, time efficient, and effective and manner.
  • Adhere to all Old Dominion Policies and procedures as well as conduct themselves in a professional manner at all times.
  • Line Haul operate BLU/DYMS and any other computer/internal freight monitoring systems required.


  • Must possess a valid commercial driver's license with hazmat, tanker and doubles endorsements.
  • Might be required to acquire Transportation Worker’s Identification Card (TWIC).
  • Must have 12 months previous tractor trailer driving experience and/or be a graduate of a State Certified and Licensed truck driving school, acceptable to Old Dominion and/or have satisfactorily completed the Old Dominion truck driver training program (ODTDT 8/88)
  • Must have the ability to read, write, understand and speak English, and perform simple mathematical calculations with mental ability to handle receipts, read maps, road signs, maintain logs, etc.
  • Must have the ability to properly operate hand held mini-computer when required.
  • Must have working knowledge of vehicle safety and control systems.
  • Must have knowledge of DOT regulations governing safe driving, hours of service, inspection and maintenance, and extended periods, of time.
  • Must be available for around-the-clock trips to accommodate freight movements and must be able to be away from home for extended periods of time.
  • Must meet or exceed the medical standards of the US Department of Transportation.
  • Must satisfactorily pass a drug test.
  • Must satisfactorily pass an alcohol test (if applicable)
  • Must satisfactorily pass the orientation/training program instructions by an Old Dominion qualified driver trainer.
  • Must be at least 22 years of age.



Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, and/or gender expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, pregnancy, genetic information, military status, Vietnam Era and/or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law(s).


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